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NJ Panel May Need Judge To Settle Scandal Standoff

New Jersey lawmakers investigating a political payback scandal ensnaring Gov. Chris Christie’s administration may need to get a judge to force two key figures to turn over subpoenaed documents.

02/05/2014

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski. credit: Brad Segall)

Allentown Mayor Pawlowski Exits Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Race

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski is dropping out of the race for the Democratic nomination for governor of Pennsylvania.

02/03/2014

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Christie’s Lawyer To Be Paid $650 Per Hour

Gov. Chris Christie’s office has agreed to pay $650 per hour to the lawyer representing the governor’s office in a traffic jam scandal. And the lawyer says that’s a discount.

01/31/2014

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Chris Christie Predicts Broncos Win Super Bowl XLVIII

He’s the Governor of New Jersey, he’s a Cowboys fan, and he’s predicting the Broncos will win it all on Sunday.

01/30/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Gov. Christie Reacts After Feds Subpoena New Jersey Governor’s Campaign, GOP

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s re-election campaign and the state’s Republican Party committee have received subpoenas from federal prosecutors investigating allegations that his aides created traffic jams as political payback.

01/23/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (L) is sworn in by Chief Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court Stuart Rabner for his second term on January 21, 2014 at the War Memorial in Trenton, New Jersey. Christie begins his second term amid controversy surrounding George Washington Bridge traffic and Hurricane Sandy relief distribution.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Snowstorm Forces Cancellation Of Gov. Christie’s Inaugural Reception On Ellis Island

Gov. Chris Christie was sworn into office Tuesday for a second term.

01/21/2014

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Gov. Chris Christie Declares State Of Emergency In New Jersey

Due to the intense and dangerous winter storm, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has issued a State of Emergency.

01/21/2014

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Scandal-Struck Chris Christie Meets With Superstorm Sandy Victims

Gov. Chris Christie, eager to get on with business amid a scandal over traffic jams that appear to have been manufactured by his aides, is meeting with homeowners affected by Superstorm Sandy even as the Legislature prepares to issue new subpoenas as part of its investigation.

01/16/2014

(NJ governor Chris Christie delivers his 2014 "State of the State" address to the state legislature in Trenton.  Image from NJ Legislative TV)

Poll: Majority Of NJ Voters Believe Christie Did Not Order Bridge Closure

Gov. Chris Christie’s approval rating and credibility remain strong among New Jersey voters surveyed in a Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday.

01/15/2014

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Chris Christie Looks To Recover After Staff Shakeup, Scandal

A wounded Chris Christie is working to move beyond the most challenging test of his political career, a traffic scandal that rocked his administration this week and threatens to tarnish his national image ahead of the next presidential contest.

01/10/2014

(Gov. Chris Christie, at January 9th, 2014 press conference.  Image from State of NJ TV)

Chris Christie Fires Chief of Staff, Denies Knowledge Of Bridge Payback Plan

Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday apologized to his constituents and said he was “embarrassed and humiliated” by his staff but had no idea his aides may have closed highway lanes to exact political retribution.

01/09/2014

(David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority of NY and NJ, invokes his Fifth Amendment right at a hearing held by the state Assembly Transportation Committee.  Image from NJ Legislative TV)

NJ Lawmakers Cite Ex-Christie Appointee For Pleading the Fifth

Lawmakers have accused a former appointee of Gov. Chris Christie of contempt after he refused to answer questions from a legislative committee looking into a scandal involving punitive traffic lane closures.

01/09/2014

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Christie Releases Statement After Messages Link Aide To George Washington Bridge Lane Closures

A top aide to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is linked through emails and text messages to a seemingly deliberate plan to create traffic gridlock in a town at the base of a major bridge after its mayor refused to endorse Christie for re-election.

01/08/2014

(Gov. Chris Christie, in file photo.  Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/ Getty Images)

Chris Christie Postpones Signing Of Immigrant Tuition Act

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has postponed the ceremonial signing of a bill that lowers tuition costs for students who entered the United States illegally.

01/06/2014

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Voter Turnout A Record Low In NJ Governor’s Race

Voter turnout in Tuesday’s New Jersey gubernatorial came in under 40 percent, by far the lowest in a governor’s election since at least 1920.

11/08/2013

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